Tag Archives: The Deuce

Why We Ride

Why We Ride

Just over a year ago I launched a Kickstarter Project to produce a book plus a few other goodies. The project was intended to help us build up a down payment on our son, Matthew, who I initially ...

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Enter the Deuce: One Year

Enter the Deuce: One Year

I knew this day was coming. I was even looking forward to it, for marking a year is how we celebrate endurance. Still, as I typed the title, I found myself getting choked up. Those words, ...

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The Big Pour

The Big Pour

Let’s start with the obvious, shall we? The large self-propelled device in the image above these words isn’t a bicycle, is it? And yet this is a site that is allegedly devoted to ...

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Thanksgiving

A friend I don’t get to ride with very often came into town and joined us for our Wednesday ride today. At some point, after we’d done the chit-chat about our riding lives, he asked, ...

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The New Year

Three hundred sixty-six days ago I made a miscalculation. Simply put, I went too fast through a corner. I could tell you how I thought the adhesive quality of my bike’s rear tire given the ...

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The Garden of Earthly Delights

The Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch Kid, Stay and snip your cord off, Talk and let your mind loose, Can’t all think like Chekov, But you’ll be O.K. Kid, Is this your ...

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Enter the Deuce, the Series

Now that RKP has settled (more or less) back in to its traditional editorial routines and I am doing what is more typically thought of as my job, and that I can also report with no small degree ...

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Six Months

The site of my ill-fated turn. On October 10, 2012, I went for a bike ride. Nothing in that is unusual. Most days of each week I go for a bike ride. This particular ride wouldn’t really be ...

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Enter The Deuce: Home

Philip meets his baby brother, the Deuce. The Deuce is home. It’s a piece of information that needs no introduction, requires no preface, begs no questions. It’s a bottom line, an ...

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